Events, exhibitions,fairs, concerts and sport Highlights in Berlin:
12.04. – 05.11.2017 The Luther effect – 500 years of protestantism in the world
Location: Museum Martin-Gropius-Bau, Niederkirchnerstrasse
For the first time, German Historic Museum will show at Martin-Gropius-Bau global diversity and history as well as the different conflicts of Protestantism inside the cultures of the world.
21.06. – 21.06.2017 Fete de la Musique
location: verschiedene Orte in Berlin
More than 100 open air and as well indoor places will offering on their stages a very well mixed music program for celebrating begin of summer season. All guests being invited to listen and or to sing along. Laymen as well as professionals will show their musicianship without getting money and entrance is for free.
24.06. – 24.06.2017 Long night of the sciences
location: Berliner wissenschaftliche Institutionen und Einrichtungen
On the wisest night of the year a lot of Berlin science institutes and academies will open their doors to interesting guests for witnessing and participate on several activities.
30.06. – 02.07.2017 Bergmannstraßenfest
location: Berlin Kreuzberg, Bergmannstraße
Since 1994 Bergmannstrasse Kiez is celebrating the peaceful living together of all generations. The street is moving in a huge areal of music, jazz and culture. More than 50 bands will show up and a lot of good food and drinks will be offered.
27.06. – 03.10.2017 History of Reichstag building – Multi media show
location: Stufen am Reichstag zur Spree hinunter
Sitting on the staircases behind the Reichstag Building next to Spree River, guests will see a very informative 20 minutes show about German and Reichstag history. Entrance is for free, English subtitles available, starting with beginning of the dark. If you miss the beginning, stay there for 5 minutes and the wonderful show will start again in a loop.
01.07. – 01.07.2017 Parade of Love
location: Berlin Innenstadt
A huge parade through Berlin Inner City Area with music trucks as a political demonstration and a sign for love, sympathy and alliance.
01.07. – 01.07.2017 End of season concert of Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
location: Waldbühne Berlin
Famous open air concert at Waldbühne will be attended every year by more than 20.000 fans of classic music. This year, Gustavo Dudamel will be the conductor and artwork from Richard Strauss and Richard Wagner will be played.
04.07. – 07.07.2017 Berlin Fashion Week
location: Berlin Innenstadt, verschiedene Orte
New collections for summer season 2018 will be shown on prominent casted shows like Show & Order and Premium Group. A must for fashion victims.
11.07. – 16.07.2017 Komische Oper Festival
location: Komische Oper Berlin, Behrenstraße
With an extensive program interested guests will get an overview about the new season productions of the famous opera house with its director barrie kosky. Additonal guests can attend to discussion and debates.
15.07.2017 – 28.01.2018 100 Objekte. Berlin im Kalten Krieg.
Ort: Alliierten Museum OUTPOST, Clayallee, Berlin
Berlins Schlüsselrolle im Kalten Krieg dargestellt anhand von 100 Objekten und Dingen des alltäglichen Lebens und politisch relevanter Erinnerungsstücke.
20.07. – 25.07.2017 26th Classic Open Air at Gendarmenmarket
location: Gendarmenmarkt Berlin
Over 5 nights popular as well as classic music masterpieces will be played in front of the beautiful Gendarmenmarket scenery. Closure of this event will be a beautiful fireworks.
22.07. – 22.07.2017 39th Berlin CSD – Christopher Street Day
location: Berliner Innenstadt
More than 1 million people will join the parade for demonstrating for equal rights of gays & lesbian, transgenders and transsexuals and against every form of discrimination.
29.07. – 29.07.2017 Addidas Runners City Night Berlin
location: Berliner Innenstadt, Kurfürstendamm
10 km skaters, runners, power walkers and wheelchair user will go on a summer midnight course through Berlin City West.
04.08. – 06.08.2017 International Beer Festival
location: Berliner Innenstadt, Karl-Marx-Allee
340 breweries from 87 countries are presenting more than 2.400 beer specialties. Additional on 20 stages a various music program will be showed and a lot of dining booths will be offering nice food. The organizers are expecting 800.000 guests over 3 days.
12.08. – 12.08.2017 Night of the falling stars Berlin
location: Berliner Planetarien
This natural spectacle will be seen at its best between 2am and 4 am. Up to 100 falling stars will be shown up per hour and so a lot of your wishes will be come true.
18.08. – 03.09..2017 18. Young Euro Classic
location: Konzerthaus Berlin
Youth classic orchestras from all over the world will join the Festival at Gendarmenmarket. Masterpieces of classic music from the 19th and 20th century will be played.
19.08. – 19.08.2017 Potsdam Night of Sanssouci Castle
location: Schlosspark Sanssouci, Potsdam
For one night only the huge parc of Sanssouci with its castles and palais will move in spectacular baroque world of lights and colours accompanied by dance, music and theater performances. A really beautiful and unique Event!
26.08. – 26.08.2017 Long night of Berlin museum
location: verschiedene Berliner Museen
Between 6 pm and 2 am interested guests can take part a various exhibitions, installations, concerts and discussions at several Berlin Museums.
26.08. – 27.08.2017 ISTAF Berlin – International Athletics Sports Meeting
location: Olympiastadion Berlin
Be part at the famous athletics sports festival at Olympic Stadium!
31.08. – 18.09.2017 Music Festival Berlin
location: Berliner Philharmonie, Kammermusiksaal der Philharmonie, Haus der Berliner Festspiele
More than 70 masterpieces of 2 composers will be played in 70 concerts by 30 international orchestras. This festival is Berlins main event for orchestral music.
01.09. – 02.09.2017 Pyronale Berlin
location: Maifeld auf dem Gelände des Olympiastadions
International teams getting in a fabulous contest for high tec fireworks art with phantastic creations in different competitions.
01.09. – 06.09.2017 IFA Berlin – International Radioshow
location: Messegelände Berlin, Masurenallee
World biggest fair for consumer electronics is offering this year more than 1.000 exhibitors for presenting new trends and innovative developments as well for professionals and for private consumers. A colourful program at the main stage is offering too.
10.09. – 10.09.2017 Day of the open historic monument
location: Berliner historische Gebäude, Orte und Gedenkstätten
Every year Berlins historical monuments and places open their doors to officially not public parts of their buildings. Interested guests can attend to guided tours or have private look to restoring activities.
09.09. – 10.09.2017 Lollapalooza Festival
location: Berlin, Rennbahn Hoppegarten
For the third times the important pop festival coming from USA will taken place in Berlin. Headliner in 2017 will be Foo Fighters, Mumford & Sons, Materia and Beatsteaks.
12.09. – 17.09.2017 Berlin Art Week
location: verschiedene Museen, Galerien und Projekträume
Various exhibitions, events and installations will demonstrate the active art scene of Berlin. Artists and collectors, art lovers and directors from all over the world will meet for interesting discussions and debates in Berlin.
23.09. – 24.09.2017 BMW-Marathon Berlin
More than 40.000 runners from 120 countries will take part and additional there will be some competitions for skaters, hand bikers and wheelchair riders.
01.10. – 03.10.2017 Festival Day of German Reunification
location: Brandenburger Tor / Strasse des 17.Juni
For the 27th of anniversary of the German Reunification a lot of different activities and attractions around the Brandenburg Gate will take place. Live music, events and food and drinking booths will present good dining Options.
06.10. – 15.10.2017 Festival of Lights
loaction: Berliner Innenstadt
10 days historic important buildings within the Berlin inner city district will move in beautiful projection places for a sensational colourful light Show.
01.10. – 08.10.2017 Berlin Food Week
Ort: Kraftwerk Berlin-Mitte / zentraler Veranstaltungsort
Die Themenwoche beschäftigt sich mit regionaler und internationaler Küche, Ernährungsbewußtsein und das Programm bietet neben der Verkostung auch Workshops und Networking-Events.
02.11. – 05.11.2017 Jazz Festival Berlin
location: Haus der Berliner Festspiele und andere Orte
Progressiv as well as traditional this festival is offering a wide spectrum of music events and Performances.